Scala Engineer

Description

Depop is the shopping community where the world’s creatives come to buy, sell, discover and explore the most inspiring and unique items. We’re on a mission to build our platform into one of the most vibrant, inspiring and creative communities in the world.

Our HQ is based in London and we have spaces in Milan, NYC and LA. As our community continues to grow, we’re on the hunt for a Scala Engineer.


Responsibilities

  • Work closely with product owners, designers, front-end developers and other backend developers
  • Produce code which is well-structured and simple to understand
  • Embrace agile methodologies
  • Collaborate with fellow developer to product high quality code


Requirements

  • Scala experience (or similar language)
  • Experience building performant, scalable apps for serving RESTful content or processing/ingesting data


Desirable

  • Experience with Play framework, RabbitMQ, Kinesis, DynamoDB, RDBMS (Postgres)
  • Contribution to open-source libraries
  • Tech blog posts
  • Degree level knowledge of Computer Science or related technical field

Benefits

Now we're talking. We have stylish offices near Old Street (we were founded in Italy after all) and a relaxed atmosphere where you'll get to work with a well-funded, passionate and friendly team. There are perks of course, to name a few we have 25 days holiday, options to buy/sell more, the regular snacks and drinks, parties and team nights out, yoga, meditation, UK pension scheme, beer and wine in the fridge (or sparkling water and celery if that's more your thing), special stuff on birthdays and life events and more. But the biggest perk of all is the opportunity to work with such a vibrant group of people building a product we all deeply care about.

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